Welcome to the Department of Chemistry, Biochemistry, & Physics.  As a primarily undergraduate institution, our main goal at Rider University is to offer our students an outstanding education. Our seven highly qualified and motivated full-time faculty members are strongly committed to ensuring that students successfully complete our program, and find placement in any number of careers including industrial science, science education, or admission into a graduate or professional school. To see how we accomplish these goals, view our department's mission.

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About Our Department
Our Mission
News and Events
Facilities and Instrumentation
Faculty and Staff
Learning Opportunities
Research Opportunities:
Chemistry and Biochemistry Student Research
Undergraduate Travel Grant
Internships & Fellowships
Departmental Honors
Independent Scholarship & Creative Activities Presentations Day

Community Building and Outreach:
Student Organizations
Project SEED

Other Areas of Interest:
Pre-Medical Studies
What Can I Do With This Major?

Program Requirements
Biochemistry Major Requirements
Chemistry Minor Requirements
Chemistry Major Requirements
Physics Minor Requirements
Contact Us
To find out more about the chemistry, biochemistry, and physics please contact: 

Alexander Grushow
Professor & Chair, Department of Chemistry, Biochemistry & Physics
Office Location:
Science Hall 336D